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Biron wins pentathlon at track and field UConn multi-event challenge

Biron wins pentathlon at track and field UConn multi-event challenge

Sam Culver, news staff February 27, 2021

Sophomore multi-event athlete Dominique Biron showed off her versatility on the track and in the field, taking first place in the womens’ pentathlon at the UConn multi-event challenge on Feb 20. Sophomore...

In the past years, there has been an increase of female presence on MLB's coaching staff, including Ng, Nakken, Smith and Goodrum.

Ng, Nakken, Smith, Goodrum have thrown a baseball into the glass ceiling

Sarah Barber, news correspondent February 27, 2021

It is no secret that baseball is a male-dominated sport — there’s a reason Mo’Ne Davis, the first female to pitch in the Little League World Series, made the cover of Sports Illustrated at just 13...

Northeastern women's volleyball dominated the court Thursday, winning three consecutive sets against Merrimack.

Northeastern women’s volleyball dominates Merrimack on court, 3-0

Mihiro Shimano, sports editor February 27, 2021

The Northeastern women’s volleyball team (2-1) dominated non-conference opponent Merrimack College (0-2) Thursday evening, coming off the court 3-0 (25-14, 25-17, 25-13). This game marked the first meeting...

The Huskies were unable to score in their season opener Wednesday afternoon, falling 2-0 to UMass Amherst.

Pair of second-half goals lift UMass To 2-0 victory at Northeastern

Dov Kaufman, news staff February 26, 2021

The Northeastern men’s soccer team were defeated by UMass Amherst in the season opener Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2-0. Goals from junior midfielder Ben Sheppard and graduate forward Fillipo Begliardi Ghidini...

Northeastern women's soccer team ends scoreless drought as they win to UMass Lowell 2-0 Thursday night.

Huskies hold on to blank River Hawks 2-0

Peyton Doyle, news staff February 26, 2021

The Northeastern women’s soccer team (1-1-1) had not scored a goal since their 2-1 loss against Elon University in the CAA quarterfinals Nov. 1, 2019. That burdensome drought ended Thursday night at...

The Huskies opened their season against Wake Forest, completing the weekend series with a 1-2 record.

Men’s baseball returns to the diamond for first series against Wake Forest

Jack Sinclair, news correspondent February 22, 2021

347 days after the last game of their 2020 season, the Northeastern baseball team finally took to the diamond to begin their 2021 campaign. The Huskies made the trip down to Winston-Salem, N.C., to...

This is the second instance of cancellation due to COVID-19 within the Northeastern program.

Men’s basketball cancels upcoming games due to COVID-19 protocols

Eamonn Ryan, deputy sports editor February 22, 2021

The Northeastern men’s basketball team was scheduled to play William and Mary (6-8, 4-5 CAA) Feb. 27 and 28, but the series has now been canceled due to COVID-19-related reasons within the NU program. While...

The Huskies are on a roll, winners of their last three. They'll face Hofstra at home next weekend in their regular-season finale.

Women’s basketball completes sweep against UNCW, wins 78-58

Niyati Parikh, news staff February 22, 2021

The Northeastern women’s basketball team had a picture-perfect weekend against UNC Wilmington, completing the sweep Sunday 78-58 and winning three straight games. This game also marked the second Play4Kay...

Neither NU or UMass Lowell finished with a goal Sunday despite two overtime periods.

Huskies avoid loss to River Hawks despite barren scoreboard

Peyton Doyle, news correspondent February 22, 2021

The Northeastern Huskies (0-1-1) and the UMass Lowell River Hawks (0-0-1) women’s soccer teams had opportunities late in Sunday’s game and actually found the back of the net at times, but neither finished...

One goal was enough for UNH in their win over the Huskies.

Felines fell familiar foes 1-0 as women’s soccer drops season opener

Peyton Doyle, news correspondent February 20, 2021

The Northeastern women’s soccer team went 15 months without playing a game. That ended Sunday afternoon with a lone goal by New Hampshire’s freshman defender Alivia Kelly. The goal made the difference ...

NU takes home both wins in home-and-home series against URI, and played their first home game of the season Friday.

Women’s volleyball sweeps Rhode Island in home-and-home series this weekend

Mihiro Shimano, sports editor February 20, 2021

The Northeastern women’s volleyball team (2-1) took home a 3-1 win (22-25, 25-22, 25-14, 25-23) against University of Rhode Island (1-3) Friday, in their first home game in Solomon Court, followed by...

13 wins in a row for the Huskies, who finish the regular season with a 17-1-1 record.

No. 2 women’s hockey ends season with a 4-1 win over UVM, 13-game win streak

George Barker, news staff February 20, 2021

The No. 2 women’s hockey team’s spectacular regular season has officially come to an end after one more victory, this one coming against the University of Vermont Catamounts on the road. UVM looked...

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